What is Caffeine Citrate?
Caffeine Citrate Solution is used for Apnea of prematurity in infants and other conditions. Caffeine Citrate Solution may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Caffeine Citrate Solution contains Caffeine Citrate as an active ingredient.
Caffeine Citrate Solution works by stimulating the brain and and thereby reduces pain.
Caffeine Citrate Solution Uses
Caffeine Citrate Solution is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Apnea of prematurity in infants
· Caffeine Citrate Solution may also be used for purposes not listed here.
Caffeine Citrate Solution - Composition and Active Ingredients
Caffeine Citrate Solution is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Caffeine Citrate
Caffeine Citrate Solution - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Caffeine Citrate Solution. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Abdominal pain
· Hand tremor
· Irregular heartbeat
· Facial flushing
· Increased urination
Caffeine Citrate Solution Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Caffeine Citrate Solution improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
· Stimulating the brain and and thereby reduces pain.
Caffeine Citrate Solution - Precautions & How to Use
Before using Caffeine Citrate Solution, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Premature apnea of newborns